Personal Case Study #1 – The Project That Would Not End

Personal Case Study #1 – The Project That Would Not End

|My Work|Aaron Blakeley

This is a story about Project Management and the many pit falls, challenges and utter victories that it holds. The name of clients and team members have been changed to protect the innocent. When I accepted the job of project manager I was fresh out of three years of writing procedural code in a Apache server with a Tom Cat server piggy backing on a windows OS. Needless to say I was a developer with a deep appreciation and logging for order that I had not found at my previous employer. What I did not know is that I would be “cutting my teeth” so to speak on a project that had been dragging on for more than a year ...